Works directly with the directors, writers, producers and post-production team on projects in development and/or filming.
Launch an IP group targeting both domestic and international sources for USG (i.e., books, articles, life rights, podcasts, formats, etc.) as well as identifying IP that aligns with talents creative requests.
Collaborate with key creatives (producers, directors, writers) on development projects, taking initiative to move projects forward. Provide clear and supportive feedback to creative teams at all stages of development and production.
Solicit appropriate development projects and evaluate new submissions, providing detailed coverage and/or script notes as needed. Oversee the pitch, acquisition and development process.
Distribute premise, outlines and script drafts and revisions internally and to network.
Provide regular support to the writing team under direction of the Associate Producer. Write various script synopses and participate in story tracking and continuity.
The ideal candidate will have a passion for scripted television and artist representation in the entertainment business as well as interest in international business development.
Duties include reading and evaluating scripts, finding new talent and emerging voices, creating lists of directors, writers, and actors.
Liaising with agents, studio executives, writers, and executive producers as well as internal departments.
Serve as first point of contact with clients, agents and executives. Provide significant script coverage for client pitches.
This is a great opportunity for someone with at least one year of agency experience who wants to dive into development in TV (scripted and non-scripted), Film and Theatre.
We want to find the right person who is hard-working, detail-oriented, ambitious and wants to learn the job of representation.